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Bird checklists

Most Minnesota state parks and recreation areas have bird checklists with the names of all its documented birds, whether they are common, uncommon, occasional, or rare.

Download the checklist for the location you're visiting, and see how many of the species on the list you can see or hear for yourself!

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All the below birding checklists are in PDF This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.

Afton State Park

Kilen Woods State Park

Banning State Park

Lac Qui Parle State Park

Bear Head Lake State Park

Lake Bemidji State Park

Beaver Creek Valley State Park

Lake Bronson State Park

Big Bog SRA

Lake Carlos State Park

Big Stone Lake State Park

Lake Louise State Park

Blue Mounds State Park

Lake Maria State Park

Buffalo River State Park

Lake Shetek State Park

Camden State Park

Maplewood State Park

Carley State Park

McCarthy Beach State Park

Cascade River State Park

Mille Lacs Kathio State Park

Charles A Lindbergh State Park

Minneopa State Park

Crow Wing State Park

Minnesota Valley SRA

Cuyuna Country SRA

Monson Lake State Park

Father Hennepin State Park

Moose Lake State Park

Flandrau State Park

Myre - Big Island State Park

Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park

Nerstrand Big Woods State Park

Fort Ridgely State Park

Old Mill State Park

Fort Snelling State Park

Rice Lake State Park

Franz Jevne State Park

Sakatah Lake State Park

Frontenac State Park

Savanna Portage State Park

Garden Island SRA

Scenic State Park

George H. Crosby Manitou State Park

Schoolcraft State Park

Glacial Lakes State Park

Sibley State Park

Glendalough State Park

Soudan Underground Mine State Park

Gooseberry Falls State Park

Split Rock Creek State Park

Grand Portage State Park

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park

Great River Bluffs State Park

St. Croix State Park

Hayes Lake State Park

Temperance River State Park

Hill Annex Mine State Park

Tettegouche State Park

Interstate State Park

Upper Sioux Agency State Park

Itasca State Park

Whitewater State Park

Jay Cooke State Park

Wild River State Park

John Latsch State Park

William O'Brien State Park

Judge C.R. Magney State Park

Zippel Bay State Park